american farrier's association

All About our 2018 AFA Annual Convention in Reno, NV

(September 18, 2017 -Lexington, KY)  Registration for convention, the 2018 National Forging and Horseshoeing Competition and the MarketPlace  has opened and is off to a great start. Since these events require any number of
considerations we have made it an easier process by consolidating all of your important information here at your finger tips. Convention dates are Tuesday, February 27 – Friday, March 02, 2018.

  1. To review our registration packet (and print it out) click here
  2. To register and pay for convention online through our secure portal click here
  3. To register and pay for the contest online: here

Our host hotel is the Silver Legacy Resort and Casino. Register before February 02, 2018 for these discounted rates:
$79      Sun-Thurs plus/tax/fees
$109    Fri-Sat        plus/tax/fees
By Phone: 800-687-8733  Mention Group Code- FARRIER
To make hotel reservations online

Note: With the $79/$109 rate structure, rates will be averaged in the online system. To view your daily rate
breakdown click on “Offer Details”  within the Special Offer Reservation Box.
The Resort fee of $15.00 per night covers round trip shuttle to/from Reno Tahoe International Airport,
covered self parking, local and toll free calls, wi-fi, and gym access. Self parking is in an 11 -story parking garage with 7′ clearance. For larger trailers or rigd, check in at the Silver Legacy valet parking desk to receive a parking pass for use at the lot across the street at Circus Circus.

For anyone wishing to sponsor the AFA convention or a class or contest award  you may access the entire packet

For exhibitors wishing to secure a booth at the MarketPlace click here for access to the floor plan and exhibitor registration packet.

If you need further assistance, please call the AFA office: 859-233-7411.